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    January 19, 2013
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until then, i'm rosy chu. have a terrific weekend. see you next week. bye-bye.
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7,000 high-school students drop out every school day. let's catch them before it's too late. to start helping students in your community, visit boostup.org. . a home less encampment goes up in flams this morning threatening several homes. why firefighters had a hard time accessing this fire.
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plus, the accusations against the star 49er as the team prepares for the nfc championship. good morning and welcome to mornings on 2 on this saturday, january 19. let's get to r over to rosemarie. good morning, we have a few thinks to talk about. first off, it's blow freeze inning our valley locations this morning. a little bit of fog i'm detecting as well. it's another spare the air day as well. mild temperatures as we head into the afternoon an with the mavericks coming, we have an advisory, a high surf advisory
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moving into place. that's coming up. new this morning, firefighters still on the scene of a fire this morning. ktvu's alex savage on the scene. >> reporter: good morning. we are learning this is a home less encampment on fire. it's near the park. if you have been out near this area, it's nearby great highway and balboa street. you can see the firefighters peg out the hot spot ins the area. there was a fair amount of trees in the area where the encampment is. as we pan to the left, about three homes were threatened. we will show you where the firefighters are putting out the fire. the fire broke out on a piece of private property and this
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has been a long time problem, this home less encampment. there have been apparently three fire ins the past nine months. >> there's been a problem with the home less people getting in the area. fire started this morning, went undetectived for a while until seen by the garbage company. the fire get into the juniper trees which take off easily. >> reporter: the flames looked pretty large when the fire firefighters got on the scene, but thankfully, they got it under control and they are making sure the fire is out in the area. steep terrain in the area. the fire is in a home less area
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that was threatening homes. a big crash is blocking all traffic in the richmond area this morning. the crash is at the central off ramp off i-80. the driver of the big rig swerved to avoid a car and crashed into a guardrail. fuel and oil spilled all over and several vehicles were damage inside the area. or night, a woman was taken to the hospital after a duiment accident. the injured was a passenger in the car. a cal tran employee saw the
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event and called for help. >> one of the supervisors saw the accident. it is inauguration weekend and the president is started it off with a day of service. the president and his family are volunteering today. vice president and his wife are doing the same. the president started this as start of his first inauguration. one of the local events is a blanket drive for the homeless. you can drop off blankets from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. later today, the 14th annual
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martin luther king stop the violence event will be held. president obama will be sworn in in adrift event tomorrow. the constitution requires the event to happen on the 20th, but since that starts on a sunday, an event will happen on monday so the americans can watch the ceremony. dc police swore in extra police yesterday. some will provide security for the event and others at the ball. devante brown was invited to attend the events. he is a member of the national honor society and several other clubs. he tutors other students and soon, he will see the president
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take the oath of office. >> when i heard it would be on martin luther king jr. day, i thought that would be perfect and he is using king's bible. i thought that was really cool. only a few republicans will attend president obama's inauguration. former republican vice presidential candidate has a part in the ceremony. here's a look at the schedule of the events. vice president joe biden will be sworn in at 5:30 our time in washington dc and president obama will be sworn in at 8:30
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on sunday morning. the public swearing in until at 8:30 and then followed by the ceremony and the ball. we will have live reports beginning here tomorrow morning on mornings on 2. as the 49ers continue to prepare for the big game tomorrow, one of the stars is accused of assaulting a woman last sunday morning. the police say the incident happened last week just hours after beating the packers. i can't go into details on the investigation, it is still active and ongoing. what i can tell you is that we did interview mr. crabtree.
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he was co-optive. >> the fans say they are stunned and want more information before reaching a conclusion. >> shocked. hopefully, they will take the win and go from there. >> no matter what, the team will do a great job on sunday. >> 49er's players and coaches arrived tomorrow. crabtree is with the team and is expected to play. >> this statement was released. the 49ers are taking this matter seriously. we will have no further comment as this is con going. well, despite the situation with crabtree, the 49ers are continuing to prepare for tomorrow's game. coming up, we will have more information on the team and the
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game ahead. >> and of course our coverage of the game starts tomorrow on mornings on 2. last week, the topic was the cold, but the same this week, but not as chilly. you're right. beach weather expected for this afternoon. nice weather out there. speaking of the beach, i have to mention the high surf advisory. the little ones like to play in the sand and build the castles. there's the advisory. we have a little bit of patchy fog. the sunrising and we are seeing the beautiful light out there. we have another beautiful day in store. we have an advisory in effect in the area along the coast lightning lasting until the
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afternoon. if you are planning on heading to the beach, it's going to be nice, but be aware of the high surf. be aware. never turn your back on the water, it can be very dangerous. this is the story at this hour, just how cold it is. 29 in concord, the numbers, again, below freezing. a little bit cool for some of us. 29 in the bay. upper 30s to low 40s. san francisco, 40 degrees for you. into hillsburg, 32 for you. a little bit of patchy fog over the north bay valley including maybe a little bit of frost as well. icy roads not out of the question. 31 degrees in walnut creek. now that the sun is up, our temperatures will beginning to rebound. we have mostly sunny skies out there and if i back it up a little bit more, you can see
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how the cloud cover is pushed to the north. no rain in the forecast at least for the weekend and the first half of the wieck. we are looking -- week, we are looking at dry conditions as well. the temperatures above average and nearing 70 degrees in some areas. mid 60s for san jose. slightly warmer for tomorrow. monday, perhaps you have the three day weekend, going to be just as nice. as we get into wednesday, we are looking at the first possibility in a while of maybe some of that wet stuff. more coming up in just a bit, and i'll have an hour by hour detailed forecast coming up in just a bit. coming up, we'll have more on the hostage crisis. >> don't de fend me anymore.
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good morning to you, a live look over the bay, around a book ever look at the golden bay. it is a spare the air day. your time is 7:14. there are new developments in the hostage crisis. 11 militants an 7 hostages died in the fight and it appears the stand off is now over. there is no word on the
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nationality of the hostages i would. let's not forget this is an act of terror. the perpetrators are the terrorists. >> our hearts go out to the guys still there. >> foreign workers who escaped the terrorist attack are now returning home. they are saying the attackers were armed. south of algeria is the nation of mallly. the officials are warning americans from traveling to the area. the algerian crisis began with the support and the neighboring
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area. officers kevin tan was killed when he was struggling with a burglar suspect. his funeral is planned for 11:00 at venture christian church. the public is invited to an tend. the notre dame star is speaking out for the first time since the scandal broke. he spoke with espn and said he had no role in the scandal. he is blaming two others who he said had a part in the event. he is saying an acquaintance apologized this week. he lied about seeing the
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girlfriend because he said he feared what others would think about an online romance. lance armstrong was a bit choked up when he had to tell one of his children not to defend him about doping anymore. the foundation is like my sixth child, and to make that decision to step aside was, that was big. >> armstrong has been banned from competitive sports. he sports. tomorrow, the 49ers meet the falcons in atlanta. before the team left the area,
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fans were able to see the team through the fence. >> how it feels right now, it feels the team is determined and focused. >> this is 100% a business trip. this is what we work for all season and off season. > the mayors of san francisco and atlanta have made a bet tied to tomorrow's team. if the 49ers win, atlanta's mayor will send a case of georgia peaches. whoever losing the bet will have to light up city hall with the winning team's colors. we will have live coverage tomorrow on mornings on 2. kick off is at 12:05.
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mark udof is stepping down from the system in august. he has health issues. he has held the post for many years and is planning to return to teach law. no word on his replacement: more freshmen are applying to college. according to the uc campuses, an increase of 10.7%. also, latino applicants are the largest group of freshmen applicants. at uc berkley, more than 67,000
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students apply. ucla received the most applications with more than 80,000 applications. boeing is saying they will not build more dream liners until the investigation is complete. all of the dream liners were grounded until the investigation is complete. >> when they are released slowly, the batteries have a very good safety record, but if not, the batteries will release their content and have the potential for explosion. >> united is the only us airline currently flying the plane and is expressing support
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for boeing. now, one of the run ways at the san francisco national airport is closed today for construction. sfo will only be able to handle about half of the 60 flights an hour. the biggest impact will be on passengers flying within a two hour radious of the area. there is good news for the passengers concerned about privacy. body scanners showing a nude impage will no longer be used. sfo stopped using the full body scanners about two years ago. tsa is saying that full body scanners should be removed by june from oakland. a skier buried by an
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avalanche in the sierra and the dramatic video of the recovery coming up. plus, we'll look at the weather outside your door at this hour and for the afternoon coming up.
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. authorities say a couple found dead may have been caught up in a storm. the couple had been missing since christmas eve. the avalanche center just released this video from a skier caught in an avalanche. the video was taken from a
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helmet camera from the rescue team. chilly morning, but as we toss it over to rosmarie we'll check the weather. the weather is feeling a little bit chilly and we are going to continue for the weekend. we are looking at temperatures cool this morning. look at the whites. most of the white in the central value lie but you can see a -- valley, but you can see a few of us in the valley locations sinking in the 20s. the shades of purple shows the 40s. a few shades of pink remaining and along the coastline already warming in the 50s. by noontime, we are feeling pretty good. here's a look at what you can expect for today.
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66 in oakland, 65 for fremont. 65 san jose. 64 in napa. 65 for santa rosa. just as nice, or warmer for tomorrow. we have a high surf advisory for most of the beaches. that to be aware of for your weekend as well. a little bit of hazy sunshine in store for sunday as well. middle on morning, increasing clouds on tuesday. time now 7:26. it's official, hockey is back. the national hockey league's shorten 48 game season begins today. 38 games across the u.s. and canada. many of the coaches and players didn't think this would happen.
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the sharks play their first game tomorrow. >> it should be packed there in the tank in san jose. coming up, the case that had both sides fighting on both sides of their loved ones.
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a day to give back, the national event that has people all over the bay area volunteering in their communities. happening now, the president is kick off his weekend with volunteer work. president obama started the event four years ago to honor dr. martin luther king jr. there are events in washington and in the bay area. we'll have more coming up in about half an hour. as part of the national day of service, there is a blanket drive for the homeless. you can drop off the blankets from 9:00 this morning until 6:00 tonight. in his weekly address, president obama called on
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congress to pass legislation to stop shootings like the one in connecticut. >> ask your member of congress if they support the ban, and if the answer is no, ask them why not? >> this week, the president asked congress to begin the background checks on the weapons. supporters and opponents of the plan are gearing up for a fight in congress. dozens of groups say they are planning on rallying. more than 100 people turned out for a meeting in connecticut to decide the fate of the school.
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many of the parents say they believe classes should not be held at the school. the officials say all option are on the table including tearing the school down and build a memorial. >> my children went there and we have memories, but i have friends who lost children. i don't feel i am one to be making the decision. a new york area newspaper at the center of the gun debate has taken down information. the website listed names involved the editors say it relayed a powerful message. a man is in critical condition this morning after being shot in east oakland. the police say the shooting
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happened last night on congress street. the police have not released information about a gunman. a richmond man is saying his death penalty is use less say. a jury convicted buress in november. he says he committed the murders because he thought they were romantically involved and feels no remorse yesterday in san jose, supreme courters of the murder suspect taughted the others.
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reportedly, he thought soranto was burglar rising cars. >> he killed a man, the father of five children and took him away from me. how can they say he is a hero? >> everybody in our city feels they are not secure. that's why it speaks to them directly. it could be their son on either side. >> an online petition has more than 500 signatures. hernandez is expected back in court on the 15th. a pedestrian was struck at 5:45 last night at the intersection of 7th and howard. officers have not said whether the woman was in the crosswalk. >> people drive crazy here. i walk home. i walk to and from work and i
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have to tell you probably at every corner a car cuts in front of me at the crosswalk. a 3-year-old boy hit by a vehicle in oakland is expected to survive. a woman dropped her cell phone and bent down to pick it up when the accident happened. both the driver and the boy are from oakland. their names have not been released. there could be an overflow of crowd at the hearing this week. protesters accused the former police chief of condoning excessive force and racial profiling. right now, the balcony inside the counsel meeting is expected
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to stay open. oakland will de vise a plan to combat problems in the city. the major says the number of complaints fell while he was in office. chris moore received a send off last night at a retirement party. he is retiring after 27 years in the department andless than two years after becoming chief. he said his fate was sealed when the city counsel stopped the increase of taxes. >> today, mavericks will begin get southing -- setting up the
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festival which is expected to be packed with visitors. >> way too many customers and probably not enough food. >> a high surf advisory has beenish issued. authorities are morning to be careful with the waves like this one. stay tuned coverage on the mavericks surfing competition. you can watch online at ktvu.com or use our mobile ap. if you are heading out to the beach today, you want to avoid the water because the waves are coming in. sure, the sneaker waves are exactly what they are called. they can wash you out, especially the little ones oen the beaches. be prepared if you are going out there. it's going to be a nice beach
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day, just be prepared. look at the golden sun, plenty in store. we will continue with the cool conditions at least in the next hour or so. a rapid warm up. here's a look at what we are expecting, anywhere from 8 to 10 feet today. out at mavericks for the afternoon tomorrow, the waves hitting 30 feet and above. it's going to be a great day to observe tomorrow. 28 santa rosa. look at the span, i'm going to point you to san francisco 25 degrees out your door.
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mountain view around 37. we have the sunshine, it's beginning to feel rather nice. if you are heading out to the farmer's market, it's going to start chilly. the ridge of high pressure remains lock over the area. we are going to continue with this quiet, dry pattern throughout the weekend. we will have an opportunity for some rain. sometimes, we call it a threat, but we'll call it an opportunity because we have seen so many dry days. with the high pressure system with us and the cold air, we have the sinking air and the warm air aloft that acts like a lid. it is a spare the air day. looking at this morning, we have the pattern, the ridge, right? it doesn't really move.
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sunday, monday, it's going to break through the ridge. wednesday this morning, this could migrate over the ash ya. that might be our first chance at rain. we are dry and the numbers are nice. 66 for oakland. mid 60s, san jose. low to mid 6 50s for the north bay. your extended forecast, a little bit of hazy sunshine out there. slightly warmer for tomorrow. we're awfully dry out there call for the mostly sunny skies. a chance for a sprinkle on wednesday. your time is now 7:40. warriors curry will have a treatment today to see if he
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can play this weekends. today the cal men's basketball team visits stanford. you can see that game on our sister station tv 36. tip off is at 1:30. more trouble for the person suing the san francisco sheriff and his wife. >> it all started with a child with down's syndrome and why a waiter is being called a hero. a lot of niner fans are hoping for a trip back to the super bowl. at ikea, we don't just design furniture.
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we design good mornings. little experiments. big ideas. brighter ways. and better tomorrows you can take home today. imagine if everyday was just a little bit better for everyone.
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you,. good morning to you, and another beautiful morning for you over the bay. the death toll from a devastating blood in indonesia is said to be at 14. it is said to be the worst flooding in years. streets are under water in the capital. more than 18,000 residents have been forced to leave their homes. the stockton police department is saying their plan is paying off. they have been able to make hundreds of arrest and are seeing a de crease in the number of homicides. in october, 11 homicides, but
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in december, only four. a defamation suit has been filed. the suit accuses -- of making false statements about madison. you may recall the pictures taken of abuse on the arm. monetary and punitive damages are being requested. the house could vote next week on a plan to de crease temporary debt. the borrowing ability would be extended. it would not require immediate spending cuts, but would allow congress to be paid. there is a backlash on the
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affordable care act requiring employers to provide health care to workers working more than 30 hours a week. >> it's very government controlled and becoming more government controlled. >> some fast food franchises and even city colleges are cutting hours before most of the provisions of the health care law go in effect. a new study shows 3-d screenings detect breast cancer more than the 2-d screenings. researchers say it's the same process as a regular mammogram but captures better images. >> we are gaining ground for
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less treatments and less surgery. no chemo hopefully. >> doctors recommend women get a mammogram annually after 40. california's unemployment rate remained unchanged in december, but the labor market maybe showing signs of slowing. california has the third highest unemployment rate in the nation. in the bay area, moren county had the lowest. san matae at 5%. in san francisco, 7.7%. in snow ma county 7.9. time is now 7:48. honda is recalling more than 700 how odyssey vehicles because of a problem with the driver's side air bags.
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the recall involves pilot suvs from 2009 through 2013 and odyssey mini vans. the town of danville has put its plan online, and not everyone likes what they see. several plays around downtown have been selected as possible sites for affordable housing. some of the people living in the area fear the crime rate would increase and lower their property values. the released estate firm
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dataquick say condo sales are increasing. condos are commonly pouched by first time home buyers. a man says he was protesting when he paid his $14,000 tax bill in change. he said he lost his tree business because he couldn't pay his taxes. he said when he tried to pay half, they wouldn't take his money. >> i have had to borrow money. i am misses a few palets on my home -- payments on my home. my children's piggy bank. >> the clerk was surprised by all of the change and had to bring in help to count it. the county does not recommend paying in change. a texas waiter is being
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hailed as a hero after refusing to serve guests complaining about a child with down's syndrome. when he heard another family say "special needs children need to be special somewhere else. ". >> i wouldn't expect anyone to risk their job. the mega millions jackpot continues to grow. no one matched all of the numbers last night. now it's up to $80 million. now here's a look at the winning numbers from last night. one person in california did match five numbers minus the
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mega number. well, here's something you can buy if you win the lottery. the original batmobile is hitting the auction blocks. the car was bought for $1 in 1965. it was featured on the famous batman show it's expected to rake in seven figures. that would be cool to have. well, getting rid of graffiti in san francisco. a nice winter day in store for your saturday, and the trend is going to continue. what you can expect outside your door coming up. look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy
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. an alometa man has been sentenced for taking computers from steve jobs. the man was accused of taking the items from the home and several other homes. mcfarland told the police he didn't know the home belonged to jobs and targeted it because it was dark inside. a man was caught on surveillance video at an elementary school on christmas eve. the city of san francisco is cracking down on graffiti. only a small amount of graffiti in san francisco is gang
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related. >> right after the championship, we had an out break of graffiti. >> graffiti costs the city more than $20 million a year. the oakland raiders i hired greg olson to replace greg knapp. olson has six years of experience in the nfl. the nfl is going high-tech to leave their hidef tvs and watch the games in person. getting instant replay from your home, ordering snacks from your phone and finding the
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shortest bathroom line. >> there's a much broader experience you will get in the long run getting what you can do with your smart devices and being able to get them at your sporting event. >> all right, we are coming up on 8:00. tomorrow will be all about football, but today seem like it will be a great day to get out. you're right. we have some sunlight over san francisco. san francisco waking up in the 40s. our valley locations, well, you have sunk back in the 20s in some cases in the overnight hours. the sun is shining and we will begin to see the turn around. we are seeing the 40s along the
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peninsula. by 10:00, low 40s to low 50s and by lunchtime, a lot like yesterday. upper 50s to low 60s. 66 in oakland today. 65 in san mateo. san jose also hitting 65 for the afternoon. if you are going to that hoe, it's going to be cold. around 1 degree following suit for sundays. your extended forecast here at home, it's going to be nice. get out and enjoy the weather cooling off and increasing clouds on tuesday. we will get a shot at rain on send, finally, the pattern is going to be changing. a high surf advisory for the west coast beaching around 10:00. more in just a bit. thank you.  the clean up continues in the
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people across the country are participating in local acts of service. the preparations for the presidential inauguration are happen right now in washington dc. and we are just one day away from the championship and we are looking at the charge one of the stars is facing this morning. good morning, and welcome again to morning on 2. i'm maureen naylor. >> good morning, i'm mike mibach. good morning rosemary: good morning. it's a cold start this morning. high clouds and a spare the air day once again. it's a great day to head to the
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beach. i will detail this and show you the numbers coming up. >> new this morning, firefighters are cleaning up after a fire started around 6:00 this morning near the great highway in balboa street. three homes were threatened for a short time. this is third fire in just the past nine months. a driver swerved to avoid a stalled car on the ramp this morning. the big rig spilled oil and debris across the roadway. it's inauguration weekend and the president is starting off with a national day of service. president obama started the national day of service as part
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of his first inauguration. here at home, volunteers are helping out for the national day of service and one of the biggest projects is in daily city. alex has more. >> reporter: in just a little while from now, volunteers will be putting the finishing touches on the condominium complex here on mission road. they are working on the 36 unit complex right now to get this ready. this is going to be an affordable housing complex for people to move into later on this year. apparently, this is one of the largest habitat for humanity projects. >> it's true. this is one of the biggest in the u.s. we are taking the bay
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area spirit and work on this project for 36 families. typically, we build houses for single families. this is different. 90% of the labor is done with volunteers and it's remarkable we are able to accomplish that. >> and on this national day of service, you have all of the volunteer spots filled. >> we do, but we will need roughly 50 volunteers a day on the other projects. >> reporter: for someone who has never volunteered for a project like this, what does it do for you? >> it's a remarkable opportunity to swing a hammer and do some construction. when you walk away, you leave behind something that is
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transformational that is different from what you walked in and saw. >> reporter: and it will be complete inside april? >> right. >> reporter: people moving into this complex all thanks to the volunteers working hard today in honor of the presidential inauguration day. the volunteers will pick up the tools and get to work. reporting live, alex savage, ktvu news. >> thank you, alex. you can also drop off blankets this morning in honor of the national day of service. later today, a community group in the south bay will hold the stop the violence rally. hundreds of people are expected. to find an event near you, go
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to ktvu.com. we have put up a link to the national day of service website. look for web links under today's hot topics. president obama will be sworn in for his second term in a private white house service tomorrow. the constitution requires the oath to happen on january 20th, but another ceremony will happen tomorrow. 600 members of the national guard have arrived in washington dc and sworn in by dc police yesterday and now have the authority to arrest people. some will help during the parade and others providing security for the national ball. a bay area student is leaving the area for the inauguration. devante brown will be going to
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the ceremonies. he tutors young students, and will see the president take the oath of office. >> when i heard it would be on martin luther king jr. day, i thought that was perfect and he is using king's bible. i thought that was really cool. >> the majors of san mateo and oakland will be attending the event as well. here's a look at the schedule. vice president joe biden will be sworn in first and then president obama will be sworn in at a small ceremony at the white house. the public swearing in on monday morning followed by the parade and ball.
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our reporters will have live reports beginning tomorrow morning right here on mornings on 2. as the 49ers prepare for the championship gauge one of the -- game, one of the stars is being accused of assault. the police say the incident came just hours after he helped the niners beat the packers. the special victim's unit is investigating. he was interviewed with his lawyer present. >> i can't go into details on the investigation. it is still active and ongoing. what i can tell you is that we did interview mr. crabtree. he was co-optive. >> the allegation is said to be shocking for fans. >> it's a shock. it's so new so the details have to come out and we'll figure it
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out later. hopefully we'll take the win and go after that. >> no matter what, the team will pull together and do a good job on sunday. we are going to support them. >> the niner's players and coaches arrived in atlanta with the team. crabtree is expected to play with the team. this statement was released. the 49ers take such matters seriously, we will have no further comment at this time as the legal process is ongoing. additional requests for comments should be directed to michael's attorney. there are new development ins the algerian hostage crisis. the state news agency reports 11 militants and hostages died.
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the plant recruited workers from the u.s., japan and norway. >> let's not forget, this is an act of terror. >> our hearts go out to the guys still there and hopefully they will come home soon. >> foreign workers who escaped are now returning home. they said the kidnappers were strapped with vests. south of algeria is the nation of mali. the u.s. is warning travelers to avoid the area. the algerian crisis began with the lack of support. it is another spare the air day, the seven of the season and fourth alert this week.
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dangerous pollution levels will continue today. they are saying the pressure is trapping pollutants near the ground. good morning to you, another pleasant day in the forecast. a live over san francisco. you can see high clouds drifting overhead that will continue for today. again, a little bit of soft sunlight, but the temperatures are going to repeat and be back in the 60 ins some cases. it's going to be a nice day out there. the ridge of high pressure continues. the high pressure aiding in the collusion here where we live and breathe, so the spare the air day will continue for another day. we have an add version that i am going to show you in a
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moment. nothing to stir the air that has setted in along the valley. a chilly spot. we have 28 for santa rosa. 31 in napa, sueable freezing for you as well. mid 40s around the bay. upper 30s to low 40s in mountain view. mostly clear skies at that hour. a nice morning for a walk there. we have a high surf advisory, i'll talk about thatment cog up. i want to zoom in because during the winter, when we get that warm temperature near the bottom, 50 degrees on mount deablo, that's what i'm talking about the warmer air acting as a lid. high surf advisory for the
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entire coastline north to moterey, if you are planning on heading to the beach, everywhere you want to go is going to have that shade of pink. the advisory starts later this morning and will last into sunday. the waves today, 8 to 10 feet. the advisory will expire in the afternoon. 62 degrees in vallejo this afternoon. low 60s in hayward. 64 for mountain view and 65 for san jose. did you see santa cruz expected to hit 65 this afternoon. the extended forecast will be just as nice tomorrow. tuesday into wednesday, the pattern begins to change. increasing clouds for tuesday. i'll have a look at the
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good morning to you, a live look there. 50 degrees this morning under mostly sunny skies. the time is now 8:8:16. it's a town known for crime. the department is working with the highway patrol and together, they have been able to make a number of arrests. notre dame fool football manti te'o is speak out for the first time since the story broke. he blames two men and a woman for creating an online profile of a fake woman he fell in love
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with over the internet through chats. he is saying that the main culprit apologized to him for creating the coed. cyclist lance armstrong appeared for emotional in the second part of his interview with oprah. >> the foundation is like my sixth child, and to make that decision and to step aside was, that was big. >> armstrong has been banned from competitive sports. he told winfrey he deserves the suspension but should be able
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to race in t boeing's dream liners have been grounded because of battery fires. >> when they are charging an the energy is released slowly as they are supposed to, the batteries have a very good safety record, but if it is released quickly, the contents will be released and have the potential for explosion. >> the manufacturing will continue while the selling is on hold. al panel overseeing safety is announcing plans to discuss the safety of the airliner.
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tsa will no lodger use controversial body scanners that show a nude image of fliers. tsa officials say the oakland and san jose airports should be removing the scanners by june. ktvu has obtained a copy of a suit you may recall pictures were taken of a bruise on the arm and reporting allegations to the police. the suit has been called sad and will be dismissed. mark udoff is stepping down from the uc s. he has overcome
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health issues and is changing his lifestyle. he is planning to return to uc berkley to teach law. no word on his replacement. more freshmen are applying to college. all nine uc campuses saw an increase. for the first time, uc officials are saying that latino applicantses grew to 32%. health officials are saying the flu has reached high sped levels in california and are reminding patients to get a flu shot. dozens of deaths have been reported national wide. a 98-year-old santa clara woman died earlier this month.
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the flu is having an impact on blood donations. the turn out is lower because of donors having flu symptoms. well, hockey fans have been waiting for this for a while. the nhl shortened season
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authorities say a berkley couple found may have been caught up in a storm. the couple had been missing since christmas eve. the siera avalanche center just released this video of a recovery. the video was taken from the helmet camera from one of the member of the avalanche teams. the skier acknowledges that he made mistakes in the skying. we are going to have another winter weekend in the bay area. you're right. we have another winter weekend on the way. it is a three day weekend for some of you. it's going to be dry and mild. giving you a look at what you can expect outside at this
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hour, chilly in some spots. even 20s in some areas, although i'm not finding the pockets. upper 20s in your neighbors as well as santa rosa. we will be feeling better by 9:00, upper 30s to upper 40s and at noontime, at noontime, we are looking at 50s to 60 for the afternoon. 64 in san francisco. 66, morgan hill. not on this map, but santa cruz, 64 for the afternoon. slightly warmer for sunday. monday looks nice as well. overnight lows cool. dipping to below freezing overnight. the afternoon highs will begin to high and we'll have a slight
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chance for rain arriving on wednesday. if you are thinking about the beach for the weekend, high surf is arriving later this morning. we'll talk about that coming up. it's official, hockey is back. the national hockey league's shortened season begins today. 13 games are scheduled across the u.s. and canada. a labor dispute wiped out more than 40% of the season. the sharks play their first game tomorrow. the first home game is on thursday. curry has been out for the last two games including last night's loss to the spurs. the spores victory was the 28th straight time they have beaten the warriors at the dome. well, today, the cal men's basketball team visits
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stanford. you can see the game on our sister station kicu tv 36. tip off is at 1:30. a pedestrian killed on a busy san francisco street. what people in the area are saying about the deadly intersection. plus, big waves are coming to the area. the warning that is coming right along with them. well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse.
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people across the country being urged to volunteer today as patient of the national day of service. welcome, back, i'm mike mibach. >> and i'm maureen naylor.
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we have more from the local volunteer event here. good morning, alex. >> reporter: good morning, the volunteers are working on finishing up this 36 unit condominium complex. we want to show you was happening right now. we are a little ways away from the start of the work here. the volunteers are going to start their orientation soon. they are going to be getting their tools and finding out what the need is today. this is a 36 unit in daily city, and we just got a tour of the place. today, 100 volunteers will be picking up hammers and paint brushes. they will be, among over
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things, painting doors and doing landscaping. that are more volunteers than normal because this is part of the national day of service. the people moving in to this area will be paying around $200,000 with zero interest loans. this is the largest project in the world. >> each of the communities are given the opportunity. for us with land at a premium here in the bay area, we have to go vertical so building 36 units is the best option for us. >> reporter: so people will be working here until about 4:30 this afternoon. they have a lot more volunteers than they normally see out
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here. they will continue to do work on the project almost every single day. the key is they don't need more volunteers today. they are set on volunteers, but they do say throughout the rest of the week, they certainly can use more rep on the project to get it rapped up and completed by april. they are hoping people can move in at that time. >> and to find volunteers in the area, go to our website at ktvu.com. overnight, one woman was taken to the hospital after a roll over accident. the woman was a passenger in a car that rolled over this morning in oakland near broadway. a caltran employee saw the accident and called for help. the driver was taken into
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custody for suspicion of dui. police say a pursuit began around midnight when a driver ran a red light at 3rd and e streets. the pursuit stopped nearby when a driver ran up an embankment and was found hide inning the bushes. the driver facing several charges. and investigation is now underway after two drivers struck and killed a pedestrian in am market neighborhood. the police say the accident happened around 5:45 last night at the intersection of 7th and howard. a man who lives ins the area says the area is dangerous. >> people drive crazy here. i walk to and from work and i have to tell you probably at every corner a car cuts in front of me while i'm in the
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crosswalk. >> the police say the driver remained at the scene and is co- op rating with the investigators. a victim was transported to the hospital. the police have not reported investigation about the gunman. a richmond happen is saying that his -- man is saying that his penalty is meaningless. he is convicted in the 2009 murder of his girlfriend. burres says he committed the musheds because he believed the victim were romanticically involved and he feels no remorse. a clash broke out between the families of a murder suspect and victim. this happened yesterday in san
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jose after supporters of murder victim christopher soriano taunted the suspect. the police shot soriano during the arrest. >> he killed a man, a father of five children, took my son away from me. how can they say he's a hero? >> everybody in our city feels that they are not secure, and what is going to happen to them? that's why it speaks to them directly. it could be their son on either side. >> an online petition for lean si for hernandez has more than 500 signatures. yesterday east plea hearing was delayed. the san francisco chief of police officially leaves his job his. chris moore retires after 27 years with the department, but less than two years after
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becoming chief. he said his decision to leave was sealed when the half sent tax increase was not put on the ballot. in his weekly address, president obama called on congress to create legislation to prevent mass shootings like the one in connecticut. ask your member of congress if they support the background checks. if the answer is no, ask them why not. >> this week, the president asked congress to enact universal background checks. a newspaper sparks a fire storm when it published names
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of people owning firearms. well, this week, the house could vote on a measure to extend the government's buy ability. it would prevent members of congress from getting paid if a budget was not reached by the end of the period. the 49ers and the falcons meet tomorrow in atalanta before the team left for the game, 49ers fans were able to get a sneak peek at the team. >> it feels like our team is determined, focused. >> this is 100% a business trip. this is what we work for all season and off season. >> now, jim harbaugh was asked
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about possible facing the ravens in the super bowl. he said he has not talked with his brother all week. if the falcons win, 49ers mayor will send a case of coffee. if atlanta wins, a case of peaches will be sent. now, we are going to have live coverage tomorrow on mornings on 2. stay tuned after the news for play book. kick off is at 12:05 and we'll have the after show following the game. today, mavericks will begin signature up a festival in the hotel at half-moon bay. the hotel is fully booked for
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the weekend. the area is expected to be packed with visitors. >> way too many customers and probably not enough food. >> a high surf advisory has been issued until tomorrow afternoon. the coast guard is telling people to watch out for the sneaker waves. stay tuned to ktvu for coverage of the event. you can watch online at ktvu.com or use our mobile app: , good morning to you, and we will have beach weather in the forecast for your weekend. giving you a live look here over bay point. plenty of sunshine here, more than likely, plenty of sunshine pouring in the win dose this morning. it's cool in the valley spots,
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but around the bay, already seeing 40s an 50s. as mike mentioned, the waves are building. the advisory starts a little bit later this morning and will peak on sunday. this is what we will see for our beaches. we are talking north and all the way down into santa cruz. the waves continuing through sunday out at the mavericks tournament, the waves reaching 30-feet plus. it will be something to see, but, again, keep in mind, that high surf advisory meaning the chance of rip currents. take care of the little ones. mild weather in store for today it is a spare the air today, but we won't need to light up in the fire, at least most of us. a chilly start.
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antioch, 39 degrees. 29 in concord, 32 in livermore, you get closer to the bay, and you are more comfortable. redwood city, 35. a look at your afternoon highs for today, above average one again. 62 in berkley, 64 san francisco, 63 in hayward. 65 san jose, 66 morgan hill. 66 in gill roy and 70 degrees expected this afternoon in santa cruz. your expected forecast, just a beautiful weekend. overnight lows will remain chilly, but increasing clouds will help out the temperatures and wednesday, a slight chance for rain. i will show you the long term
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good morning to you, a sweeping view over the concord area this morning, we have fair skies. the death toll is up to 14 in indonesia. it is said to be the worst flooding in area. in the capital, the streets are under water. more than 16,000 residents forked to leave their homes. new morning, a baseball legend has died. he was once ejected in both games of a double header. earl over died, he was 82 years old. more than 100 people turned out in connecticut to decide the fate of sandy hook
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elementary. those who turned out said they don't believe classes should be held in the building where 26 were killed last month. >> my kids went there we have great memories, but i am also friends with some who lost children and i am feeling their situation as well. i don't feel i am one to be making that decision. >> the officials have reached out to the officials at columbine as well for advice. the journal news printed the names and addresses of gun permit holders living just north of new york city. the editors say that this sent a powerful message. redwood city police are asking for the public's help to
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identity a suspected arsonist. the man was caught on video just before the fire broke out which caused about $50,000 in damage. the sus sect has a thin mustache and wearing a cap with earflaps. an anti-graffiti task force is cracking down on graffiti in the city. >> right after the giants won the world series, we had an explosion of graffiti. >> officials are encouraging the use of community murals instead. an alomeda man is being accused of burglar rising steve
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job's home. he took several items from the home. mcfarland admitted to burglarizing the resident and several other homes. the suspect said he targeted the home because it was under construction and dark inside. an oil tanker sideswiped a fending last week. the fenders are made of steel and resilinged plastic. the project is expected to last four and a half monthings. honda is recalling vehicles because of a problem with air bags. the air bags may have been assembled without a part. the recall involves pilots and suvs and odyssey mini vans.
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we have more information on the recall on our website at ktvu.com, just scroll down to hot topics and click web links. california's unemployment rate remained unchanged in december. the labor market may be showing signs of slowing. california employers shed more than 17,000 jobs in december. california has the third highest unemployment rate in the nation. the 6% in san mateo county, 6.5 in san francisco. 7.9 in napa county. a man says he was protesting when he paid his $14,000 property tax bill in change. he said he lost his business in part because he couldn't pay his taxes.
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he said when he went in to pay half the bill, they wouldn't take it. he had to pay the entire amount. >> i missed some taxes on this prompt, my grand kid's piggy bangs, my money and others helping. >> the clerk was surprised by all the change and had to bring in others to help count it. the county is not encouraging people to pay in change. >> money is money. a waiter is being called a hero. what he did in defense of a young customer. the weekend temperatures will sore above average for the afternoon. i have rain showing up in the extended forecast. that's coming u.
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a texas waiter is being hailed as a hero after refusing to serve guests complaining about sitting by a guest with a child with down's syndrome. he heard another family say "special families need to be served somewhere else." he refused to wait on them. >> i know michael.
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we have been in here several times, but i wouldn't expect anyone to risk their job like that. >> the family left quickly after being reifiesed to be served. the bat mobile is up for grabs. car designer bought the car for $1 in 1967 and customized the car for the series. the car is expected to rake in seven figures. >> i don't have seven figures, but it would be nice to put the surf board in and make it down to maverick. that's coming up with the wind advisory, right? yeah, and that will peak as the event gets underway. if you are heading out, be
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safe. outside our doors, it's a clear start, but we are dry. we have pleasant weather and eventually getting into rain. saturday is dry and mostly sunny. sunday, monday into tuesday, the clouds and wednesday morning, time stamp says right about 8:00 it's off the coastline there. how much rain will we see? that still needs to be determined. that will be our first chance at getting rain. it is chilly in the valleys, upper 20s to 30s. noontime numbers upper 50s to 60s in store for the afternoon. if you are going out to restaurant week in oakland, it's going to be a nice weekend to pick something out doors. dining out doors will be nice this mid january. we are looking at just as nice weather sunday into monday and the change will come tuesday and wednesday in addition to
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the temperatures dropping. all right, lottery fever tonights to grow. tuesday's amount is up to an estimated $80 million. we want to show you the winning numbers. one person in california did match five numbers minus the mega number. time now is 8:56. the fans have something to look forward to this month. the tickets will go on sell this month. the fan fest is being held as well. the tickets have been sold out. according to multiple records, the jacksonville jaguar's coach has been hired. olson has six years experience
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as an offensive coordinator in the nfl. nfl encouraging the fans to experience the games in person. getting instant replay on your phone, ordering snacks on your phone and even finding the shortest bathroom line. >> there's a much broader experience that you will be able to get in the long run which brings that everyday, what you want to do as a consumer with the smart devices and being able to do it while you are enjoying the sporting event. >> now, the 49ers stadium is expected to be high-tech. the fans will be able to use their smart phones to be able to pay for just about everything. we're coming up on 9:00. coming up, why the tsa has decided to no longer use the
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area. i can't believe he is being accused. >> one of the stars of the 49ers facing serious accusations just one day before the critical game. and what happened just moment before this truck driver lost control. the third morning of mornings on 2 starts now. and good morning everyone, welcome to mornings on 2. it is saturday, january 19th, i'm mike mibach. >> good morning, i'm maureen naylor. let's get a look at the weather today. yes, good morning to you, a mostly sunny, mild day once again. a chilly start with the valley spots in the 20s in some cases.
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patchy spots out there, but i am not seeing a lot. we are getting ready of the fog early. it will be a beach day. high surf and we have an advisory to talk about. i'm going to detail this in a few moments. it is presidential inauguration weekend and the president is starting with a day of service. there's a fair at the mall with a booth about volunteer events with events in the bay area. alex savage is joining us with more. >> reporter: yeah, the volunteers are saying they want to do their part in the habitat for humanity project, this 36 condo unit in daley city.
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about 100 volunteers will be working here today. you can see they have the national day of service signs up here, but you can see a group of volunteers and they are going through their orientation. they have been issued their hell helments and are getting their assignments. a lot of work to do here. the workers started on this project back in 2010. this complex will provide affordable housing for residents in the area. >> i wantedded to give back to the community and we are here with a church group from st. domonick. we are looking for a way to
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contribute. >> reporter: now, they already have a large group here, so no more volunteers are needed at this particular site today, but habitat for humanity could use your help on other days. they are hoping to have this ready by april. they will be working throughout the day until about 4:40 this afternoon. coming up later this hour, hear from one volunteer who has been working on this project from the beginning. alex savidge reporting. later today, a community
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group in south bay will hold the 14th annual stop the violence rally in san jose. hundreds of people are expected to attend. to find an event near you, go to ktvu.com. we have put up a link to the national day of service website. you can find it by going to our website and looking under the web link section under hot topics. crews are continuing the preparation for the inaugust gracious -- inauguration. he will be officially sworn in tomorrow on the 20th, but another ceremony will be held for the public. 6000 national guard members were sworn in to help with the security at the parade and the convention center.
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here's a look at the schedule for the inaugural events. vice president joe biden will be sworn in tomorrow morning then president obama will take his oath of office in a small ceremony in the white house as we mentioned. then monday morning, the public events start at 8:30 on capital hill. ken pritchett and tori campbell are heading to washington dc for live reports right here on mornings on 2. as the 49ers continue to prepare for the championship game tomorrow, crabtree is accused of sexual assault. san francisco police department's special unit is
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investigating. crabtree has not been arrested or detained, but he has been interviewed with his lawyer present. >> i can't go into the investigation because it is active and ongoing. we did interview mr. crabtree. >> i am shocked. it's so new and the details have to come out and figure it out later. hopefully, they'll take the win and go from there. >> hopefully, we'll take the win on sunday and we'll rally. >> the 49er players and coaches arrived in atlanta last night. crabtree is with the team and expected to play with the team. this statement was issued by the manager.
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the 49ers take such matters seriously, we will have no further comment at this time as the legal process is ongoing. questions should be directed to michael's attorney. in overnight news, a crash in the richmond area continues to block all traffic on the i- 80 off ramp. the ramp is expected to be closed for another hour. the chp said the driver of the big rig swerved to avoid a stalled car this morning. the crash resulted in fuel and debris all over. the big rig driver was taken to the hospital with an ankle injury. new this morning, a fire started around 6:00 near the park around the great highway and baloa area. three homes were threatened for a short time. this is the third fire in the past nine months. new this morning, the
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algeria crisis is over, but there are more victims. the kidnappers raided the area on wednesday. a total of 29 29 hostages and militants have been killed. the group included workers from the u.s., japan and norway. >> let's not forget, this is an act of terrorist. >> our hearts go out to the guys. >> foreign workers who escaped wednesday's terrorist attack are returning home. just yesterday, the u.s. rejected the kidnappers offer
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to trade two american hostages for two convicted terrorists in the united states. the u.s. state department is warning americans from traveling to the area. the algerian crisis began when the algerians were angry about support in their comrades in mallly. looking outside. translucent sunshine out there. the high clouds will continue to drift today under a ridge of high pressure that remains so broader. this has been the case for the last couple of days. we are above average in the last couple of hours. i have pointed to the air and the sinking air contributing to
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some of our air pollution. we have the winds stirring just a little bit in napa, but for most of us, it's calm. nothing to move out that air sinking into the valley. we are seeing the temperatures turn around, but still, chilly in some spots. 43 43 in navado. 45 in san francisco, we have been holding onto this number for quite a while, but oakland has bounced back. low 40s in san jose. we want to shift it to morgan hill. this reading around 1800 feet, 50 degrees. we have the aversion and the warmer air aloft that is acting like a lid. that is contributing to the
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poor air quality. a spare the air day in the forecast for today. we will see a bit of unhealthy air for the sensitive group. high you are surf advisory starting at 10:00, lasting until tomorrow, peaking at tomorrow. the waves by tomorrow 15 to 18 feet. if you are going to enjoy some time at the beach, just be forwarned, keep an eye on the little ones with the sneaker waves. 56 degrees for this afternoon. 65 in san jose. just a beautiful day to get out doors, maybe ride your bike, maybe a birthday party. how often do you get to have an out door party in january. on monday, if you have the day off, good for you, the temperatures turning around and the pattern changing.
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increasing clouds. a shot of rain. i'll bring you a look at the forecast model and the lunchtime numbers coming up. >> thank you. a dramatic video what happened with a skier trapped in the snow. an emotional break down from former tour de france winner lance armstrong. first, we want to give you a live look at the golden gate bridge. a beautiful view out there. clear skies. we mentioned that the off ramp expected to be closed for another hour.
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>> good morning to you, mostly sunny skies taking center stage. high ins the 60s. welcome back, your time is is9:16. officials are saying that the flu has reached high levels. dozens of deaths have been reported in the u.s. at least two flu related deaths in the
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bay area. a man died of the flu on sunday and a woman died of the flu earlier this month. according to the red cross, blood donor turn out is lower because the donors are experiencing flu symptoms. a berkley couple found dead may have been caught up in a storm. officials say the couple was missing since christmas eve. the sierra avalanche center just released this video which happened back in december. the video was taken from a helmet camera from one of the rescuers of the ski team.
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the skier is admitting mistakes he made. notre dame football star manti te'o is saying he is a victim. he is insisting he had no role in the hoke surrounding a girlfriend who never existed. instead, he named two, a man and a woman who created a profile of a woman he fell in love with. he said the main culprit apologized to him this week for creating the coed. he admitted to lying about meeting her. lance armstrong was a bit choked up when describing how he had to tell one of his not t
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against doping accusations anymore. >> the foundation is like my sixth child, and to make that decision to step aside was, that was big. >> armstrong has been banned from competitive sports. he told winfrey that deserves the suspension was should be allowed to race in tri athletic ability triathelons. the uc president is stepping down because of health reasons. he plans to return to uc berkley to take law. more freshmen are applying to college. all nine undergraduate campuses
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saw an increase of around 175,000 people. latino applicants are at 32% making them the largest grown up of aply can'ts. boeing is saying they will not deliver anymore dream liners until the investigation into the batteries is complete. authorities are saying that likely overcharging is to blame. >> when they are used to normally and the energy is released slowly as it's supposed to, the batteries have a good safety record, but if released rapidly, the batteries will vent and release their contents and have the potential for explosion. >> 800 dream liners are still unorder and boeing will
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continue production even while on hold. a panel will be held on the safety of the dream liner. one of the runways at the san francisco national airport is under construction. the biggest impact will be on passengers flying within a two hour radius of sfo. the runway is scheduled to reopen at 8:00 monday morning, but will be closed next week for more work. tsa says it will no longer use controversial body scanners that show a nude image of passengers. sfo stopped using the full body scanners about three years ago. the oakland and san jose
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airports should be removing their body scanners by june. the sun is shining and our cool temperatures are climbing. i'll show you what you can expect for the afternoon coming up. ♪
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well, for all of you sports fans, espn released four eligible destinations and plans to pick the finalists in april. >> i could watch this all day. well, rosemary is talking about sun for a couple of days. if you are going to do some
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skying, chilly in the single digits in the afternoon hours, but in the 40s during the day. that's what you are going to get for the weekend if you have a three day weekend. the forecast here, as we get out the door this morning, the temperatures on the cool side for our valley spots. widespread in the 30s at this hour and 40s around the bay. by 10:00, we are feeling better. low 40s for most of us and nearing 50 degrees. upper 50s to near 60 with mostly sunny conditions. the soft sunlight is what we typically get with the high cloudses. maureen mentioned it, we have an increase of the clouds on tuesday and wednesday. i have the latest model cued up for you and we'll see that in just a bit. with the clouds, the overnight lows will come up just a bit.
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back to you. sea lions in san francisco are celebrating an anniversary. for 23 years now, the california sea lions have been sitting on the dock of the bay. walking tours being given through tuesday. a boy born without arms now has pros thetic arms. doctors recommended the limbs but the insurance only covered part of the cost. his parents asked for help. even children donated. >> a little boy wrote us a letter saying he wanted to give $5 out of his piggy bank. >> the troubles are far from
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other as new arms will be needed costing 500,000-dollar. surfers are heading to the area. >> guys surfing in this are going to need everything they know about surfing to survive. >> what you can expect in the maverick competition. >> people from the bay area helping on this complex today. why volunteerings are giving their time here.
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people in the bay area joining thousands of others across the country and rolling up their sleeves to help their local communities. hello everyone, welcome back to mornings on 2. i'm mike mibach. >> and good morning, i'm maureen naylor. claudine wong is off today. ale savagde has more on volunteers today. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. in this case, volunteers are working with habitat of humanity to complete to complex. this is actual one of the largest projects in the world,
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if you can believe that. you can see these volunteers pitching in. these volunteers signed in about a half an hour. they will be doing a lot of the finishing touches like painting and doors and landscaping. this will provide affordable housing for many in the bay area. habitat for humanity started this project in 2010. >> i am just like excited to see it done and i am so happy that these people are going to get the places they are going to get and i am thankful for all of the people work on this site. >> reporter: so, at this point, they have 1200 volunteers -- 100 volunteers on the site, and that's really all of the volunteers they need today.
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the workers here say they don't need anyone else to come down here to this location, but they need help for the rest of the week and the coming months to have the families move in by april. if you want to reach out, you can come down. >> thank you, alex, and to find out events happening near your area, go to ktvu.com. , a bay area honor student is leaving the area for the inauguration this morning. the sophomore at san francisco's reardon high school is a member of the national honor society and other clubs. he tutors younger students and will soon see the president take the oath of officement. >> when i heard it would be on
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martin luther king jr. day, that was cool and using king's bible. in his weekly address, president obama called on congress to pass legislation to prevent mass shootings like the one in connecticut. >> ask your member of congress if they support the ban on these weapons. if the answer is no, ask them why not. >> this week the president ask congress to have the background checks. the nra and others have expressed nonsupport of the ban. the nra is
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more than 100 people turned out for a meeting in connecticut to decide the fate of sandy hook elementary. many are saying they don't believe classes should be held in the school where the shootings happened last month. >> my kids went there and we have great memories but i have friends with lost children and i am empathetic to them as well. >> the officials have reached out to the officials at columbine high school. the journal news printed the names and addresses of gun
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holders living near new york city. the editors are saying they have sent a message and will continue to coverage the topic. overnight, one woman was taken to the hospital after what is possibly a dui accident. the woman was taken to the hospital after the accident on 880. a c altran worker saw the accident and called for help. the driver was taken into custody for suspicion of dui. a possible hit and run accident this morning happened around highway 4. the red van landed on its side and we're told by the time the police arrived, that vehicle was gone. we are waiting to hear more on
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the condition. a driver struck and killed a pedestrian. the accident happened at 5:45 last night near 7th and howard streets. the officer have not said whether the woman was in a crosswalk, but a man in the area said the area is dangerous. >> people drive crazy here. i walk to and from work and i have to tell you a car cuts in front of me in the crosswalk. the swell that will create monster waves for the maverick surf contest are moving in. the beach is closed so the officials can set up ahead of tomorrow's competition. the hotel is fully booked through the weekend. nearby businesses are expected to be packed with visitors.
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>> way too many customers and probably not enough food. >> an advisory has been issued along the coast. sneaker waves are expected to be an issue. several people have been killed this year being swept out to sea. stay tuned for coverage of the mafics competition. our coverage begins with mornings on 2 at 7:00. you can watch online or use our mobile app. tomorrow's championship game between the 49ers and the falcons is also drawing attention. the fans say they are happy to catch a glimpse of the team. >> it feels like our team is
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determined and focused. >> this is 100% a business trip. this is what we work for all season and off season. >> harbaugh was asked about possibly facing the ravens in the super bowl. jim said he hasn't talked with his brother all week. the mayors of san francisco and atlanta have made a met. if the falcons win, georgia peaches will be sent and if san francisco wins, coffee will be sent. now, we are going to have live coverage of the nfc championship game tomorrow on mornings on 2, and stay tuned for play book and we'll have the after show after the game. well, the house could vote on a temporary debt increase.
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the measure would extend the borrowing ability while the budget is made. it would include congress not getting paid if a deal is not reached by the end of the period. the labor market in the state may be showing signs of slowing. california employers shed 17,000 jobs in december. california has the third highest unemployment rate in the national. san mateo county at 6% inemployment. san francisco, 6.5%. 7.7 in sanoma county. , good morning to you, our temperatures will sore once again above average. we are looking at mostly sunny skies.
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a little bit of haze out there, so a soft sunlight over the bay. we will continue with this trend this afternoon. temperatures sank back into the 20s for the valley floor. we will continue to see those numbers turning around. high surf on the beaches. right now i amtraking swells 6 to 8 feet. the advisory moving in soon and you can see how big it is. this is going to last the entire weekend all the way through monday morning. ocean beach, passive cha, down to half -- pacifica. you are going to want the keep an eye on the water. the speaker waves will come up a lot further on the beach than you are expecting. be aware of that if the little ones like to play with the
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sand. the waves will be 15 to 18 feet and at the big competition, the wave heights 30 feet-plus. it should be spectacular for the eventings. for us, mild weather and another round of spare the air there for today. we are dry through the weekend. the ridge of high pressure remains and doesn't budge until, well, there it is. tuesday, increasing clouds and on wednesday morning, the line of rain expected to slide over the bay area on wednesday, may not bring a lot of rain, but we will be dry. san rafel, 45. napa has jumped by about 10 degrees in the last hour. i see a wind just enough to stir the cold air out of the
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way. santa rosa you are calm and freezing, 36 degrees. nice, 62 for valejo mid 60 in fremont. low 60s for pacifica. santa cruz takes the cake. the extended forecast, it's going to be a nice weekend. hard to complain about this. we will see an opportunity for rain. temperatures will eventually begin to drop off on tuesday and on wednesday, a cool, cloudy day with a few sprinkles. well, it's official, hockey season is back. 13 games scheduled across the  u.s. and canada today. many players and coaches and fans said they did not think they would see this day. a labor dispute wiped out 40%
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of the season. time is now 9:42. a warning today for honda owners. we're going to tell you about a new recall because of air bag safety. plus, lottery fever is shaping up. we'll tell you how much you could win in tuesday's mega back pot. you can see traffic flowing smoothly at this air.
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funeral service are now set for a police officer shot and killed the line of duty. officer kevin tan was killed when he was struggling with a suspect. his funeral is scheduled for monday morning. police say a suspect shot a clerk in the chest after demanding money at a lake county armed robbery. a new twist in the domestic
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violence case involving the sheriff. ktvu has obtained a copy of the suit that accuses the sheriff of making allegations. in the south bay, a courthouse clash between the families of a murder suspect and a victim. this all happened yesterday in san jose after supporters of murder suspect were taunting the family of the victim. >> he killed a man, a father of five children, took my son away from me, how can they say he's
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a hero? >> everybody in our city feels that they are not secure, and what is going to happen to them? that's why it speaks to them directly. it could be their con on either side. >> an online petition has over 500 signatures. a man is in critical condition after being shot in east oakland. the victim was rush today the hospital. the police have not released any information about a suspect. a richmond man says his death sentence is meaningless because he believes it will not be carried out. a jury convicted burres in the 2009 murder of his girlfriend and his friend. he said he committed the
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murders because he felt they were romanticically involved and feels no remorse. 35 feet mcfarland took at least two apple computers and other items from steve jobs' house. mcfarland admitted to burglar rising the home and others. redwood city police are asking for help in identifying arsonists. a man was seen in the elementary school on new year's eve. the suspect is between 17 and 22 years old with a thin mustache and wearing an oakland raiders' cap with earflaps.
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the anti-graffitiing task force has been formed. >> right after the world series was here we had an explosion of activity. >> the officials are encouraging the use of city murals as an out let. the walnut city counsel has voted unanimously not to overturn a decision forcing the lounge to stop serving alcohol at 11:00 at night. the early last call is said to have caused the club to go out of business. the police say they regularly answered calls in the area. caltran is beginning repaired to the area after an oil rig damaged the area.
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caltrans has allocated $3 million for the repairs. honda is recalling more than 700,000 vehicles because of problems with air bags which were assembled causing problems with the air bags. model years of 2009 through 2013 are being recalled. we have more information on our website at ktvu.com. scroll down to hot topics and  click on web links. the lottery fever is growing as the numbers go up. no one matched all of the numbers in last night's drawing which means the winnings are up
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to $80 million. here's a look at the winning numbers. one person in california did match five numbers giving them $270,000. win the lottery, buy a new car? if you are looking for a new car, we'll tell you how you can drive away in the original bat mobile. a pleasant day in the forecast for your saturday. it was a cool morning, but the temperatures are beginning to climb. more on the forecast coming up. [ male announcer ] are you a business traveler
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49ers' wide receiver michael crabtree is expected to play in the championship game tomorrow despite the allegations against him. he is said to be co-op rating with the investigation. earl weavers had died. he was once ejected from both games of a double header. the raiders reportedly hired greg olson from jacksonville. he will work under coach dennis allen. he has six years experience in the nfl. he was hired after a lengthy interview process. curry will have more treatment on his left ankle to
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see if he can play tonight. the spurs victory was the 28th straight time they have beaten the warriors at the alamodome. well, today, the cal men's basketball team will travel to stanford. you can see the game on our sister station, tv 36. tip off at 1:30. oakland a's fans have something to look forward to. the team is holding the fan fest. according to the website, the tickets for the fan test are sold out. and a piece of television history is being put up for sale. the bat mobile is up for grabs in scotts dale, arizona. george barris bought the car
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for $1 in 196 a and he customized it for the series. it's expected to rake in 7 figures. let's see what we're looking like outside right now. good morning to you. the temperatures are continuing to warm. getting into the 10:00 hour, we will be feeling pretty good, low 50s 060s. at the -- 40s to 50s and at lunchtime, into the 50s and 60s. the advisories are starting coming up and lasting through the weekend. keep an eye on the little ones. 63 for hay ward, low to mid 60 around the east bay. san francisco at 65 this afternoon. 70 degrees in santa cruz.
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>> 70? >> yes, isn't that attractive? >> the high surf arriving today, it's not too often that in mid january, we are pulling out the bathing suits and heading to the coast, but keep an eye on the sneaker waves and the little ones who like to build the sand castles. monday, if you have the day off, looking just as good. >> half-moon bay is a great place to watch the waves. >> that's going to do it for our report this morning. thank you for trusting ktvu channel 2 news. >> we have a pretty big show for you tomorrow morning on live on 2. we are live from washington dc and don't forget about that championship game. action backed tomorrow on -- packed tomorrow on am